This site commemorates the June 25, 1876 battle between the U.S. Army's seventh cavalry, guided by Crow and Arikara scouts, and several bands of Lakota Sioux, Cheyenne, and Arapaho. The park includes battlefields, a cemetery, and trails to hike along with history.

Updates on Little Bighorn Battlefield

  • Magazine Article

    One More Casualty at Little Bighorn?

    Summer 2012 | By Scott Kirkwood

    A battlefield in southern Montana details the fall of George Custer, the end of the American Indians’ way of life, and the crippling decline of the Park Service budget.

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